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Innovation takes Indigenous art to the world

When COVID-19 hit Australia, the Darwin Aboriginal Art Fair Foundation (DAAFF) team knew they had a vital role to play in not...

Aussie exporters face 2020 with grit and ingenuity

Australian exporters who adapted to the challenges of 2020 by embracing technology, developing new products and breaking into different markets have been...

Four trends set to reshape online shopping

As online shopping merges with entertainment and celebrity culture, retailers with a fun sales process will be the winners according to Maggie Zhou,...

Australian businesses still confident showcasing their products at the China International Import Expo

A record number of Australian companies are participating in the third China International Import Expo (CIIE), open from 5 to 10 November...

Australian dairy industry shifts its focus from China to Southeast Asia

As trade tensions with China increase, Australian industries as diverse as cotton, barley, coal and meat are being forced to reassess their...

Helping Australian businesses through COVID-19

As we continue to navigate the impacts of the global pandemic, Export Finance Australia is supporting Australian businesses with access to finance.  Without a doubt, new...

Six reasons to consider trade credit insurance in the new financial year

With the global economy looking fragile and one of Australia’s largest trading partners, China, slowing down, it’s important for Australian business decision-makers to re-evaluate...

When businesses are born global

Byline: Karen Reddington, President, Asia Pacific, FedEx Express Traditionally, small businesses began in one’s backyard – selling to friends and neighbours. As these small businesses grew...

Going global with your business  

Julia Christie, the innovator and designer of the multi-award-winning baby nail trimmer - the Nail Snail, has recently expanded her business outside of Australia...

Australia-UK agreements ensure continued trade for Aussie exporters

A new bilateral Wine Agreement and Mutual Recognition Agreement will ensure continued trade flow between Australia and the United Kingdom post-Brexit. The new Wine Agreement...

Top tips to export around the clock

Top tips of how to manage exporting correctly.

Let’s Talk: Overseas expansion

What can derail a businesses' plans to launch their offering into an overseas market?  Global expansion may be every enthusiastic business owner’s dream but is...

Efic helping high-growth business take on export opportunities

Seeing Machines has gone from strength to strength since 2000, when the business was founded as part of an association with Australian National University....

Partnerships to support Australian SME growth

For small and medium businesses (SMEs) that want to take on new export opportunities, understanding your business’ working capital position is critical. Working with...

How to Sell to Chinese Consumers: three tips

Last year, one of my colleagues built two semi-detached houses, wanting to sell one. His question to me was: How do I sell it...

‘Leave your sarcasm at the door’ and other top business tips for breaking into the US market

With all of the talk about Asia and the hysteria around Donald Trump's presidency, it is easy to forget that the United States is still...

What a global shipping crisis means for export and import costs

If your business relies on shipping goods into or out of the country, the recent upheaval in the container shipping market would have taken...

A recipe for success: growing your business with a dash of streamlining and a pinch of automation

Any inefficiencies within your business can eat away at your bottom line and makes things a lot harder than they should be, which why...

How to increase your warehouse quality and efficiency​

Most business owners have their own ideas on the best methods to improve warehouse efficiency. As with any other department or company asset, regular...

Which Car Suits Your Business Model Best?

When you own and operate a small business, you’ll find yourself experiencing many milestones. Purchasing a company car is often one of the significant...